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Setup window size: a suggestion
- From: Igor Pechtchanski <pechtcha at cs dot nyu dot edu>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Sun, 8 Sep 2002 11:49:47 -0400 (EDT)
- Subject: Setup window size: a suggestion
- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
I was searching for something in the list archives, and came upon this old
This seems to indicate that the setup window size was once larger than
640x480 (but still fixed, I assume). All of the (relatively) recent setup
window size discussions resulted in something like "it would be too hard
to make the setup window resizeable".
So, here's a suggestion: include either a command-line option, or another
set of radio buttons or a select box in setup that would let people select
from pre-defined window sizes. Granted, this is a hack, and not as
flexible as allowing resizing, but it will do for most people who
requested resizing, and eliminates the problem with having to re-compute
the positions of controls on resize.
This doesn't seem too hard to implement... Or am I missing something?
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